RISE (formerly Ambling) hired Massaro as the general construction company for the SkyVue Apartment building, which is currently under construction along Fifth and Forbes Avenues in the Oakland section of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Construction began in late 2014 with a slated completion date of summer of 2016.
The 14-story, terraced structure totals more than 550,000 square feet. The new complex ranks among the largest new apartment developments in the history of Pittsburgh’s Oakland district.
Throughout 389 apartments the building will feature a mix of studios, one, two, and three bedroom units. The development will also include 10,000 square feet of street-level retail on both Fifth and Forbes, and 286 parking spaces within the partially below grade parking structure.
Building Amenities Include:
- Two outdoor terrace spaces totaling more than 20,000 sf of living space, which includes grilling stations, fireplaces, and picnic areas
- Music Studios
- Study Lounges
- Laundry in Each Unit
- Stainless Steel Appliances
- Granite Kitchen Counter Tops
- Fitness Center
- Indoor Gathering Spaces for Exclusive Tenant Use